Wang Jianjiahe celebrates after winning the women’s 1,500m at the 2020 national championships in Qingdao in September. Photo: Xinhua Wang Jianjiahe celebrates after winning the women’s 1,500m at the 2020 national championships in Qingdao in September. Photo: Xinhua
Wang Jianjiahe celebrates after winning the women’s 1,500m at the 2020 national championships in Qingdao in September. Photo: Xinhua
Sun Yang

Sun Yang absent as Chinese swimmers flex their muscles in the countdown to the Tokyo Olympics

  • The three-time Olympic gold medallist is cleared to swim after a Swiss court overturned his eight-year doping ban but did not take part in Shijiazhuang
  • Sun’s likely successor to lead the men’s team, Xu Jiayu, won the men’s 100m breaststroke as other big names also made a splash

Topic |   Sun Yang
Wang Jianjiahe celebrates after winning the women’s 1,500m at the 2020 national championships in Qingdao in September. Photo: Xinhua Wang Jianjiahe celebrates after winning the women’s 1,500m at the 2020 national championships in Qingdao in September. Photo: Xinhua
Wang Jianjiahe celebrates after winning the women’s 1,500m at the 2020 national championships in Qingdao in September. Photo: Xinhua
READ FULL ARTICLE